Taxon  Report   10198    
Petunia axillaris  (Lam.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb.
Large white petunia
Petunia axillaris
© 2007 Zoya Akulova
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Petunia axillaris, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Petunia axillaris
© 2013 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Petunia
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Petunia violacea
More information about  Petunia axillaris
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).